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Handbook [of the] member churches [of the] World Council of Churches

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Published by World Council of Churches in Geneva .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by Ans J. Van der Bent.
ContributionsVan der Bent, Ans J. 1924-
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22331664M
ISBN 102825407259

to be an inflexible policy book. It also contains many ideas and suggestions that may be used in a way that best 1 suits the circumstances of local churches in different areas of the world. Boxes and sidebars are used to ex-plain which sections of the Handbook apply to all churches and which refer to ideas and suggestions. Contents of the Handbook. formed by women from multiple churches. A unit may be formed by women from diferent churches who choose to meet in locations other than a local church, such as a college or university campus, retirement community or local business area. A woman may become a district member if there is no active unit in her church, if there is no possibility. Latin American churches find space for change in their HIV work. GENEVA, 20 July (LWI) – The work of churches on HIV and AIDS can offer space for transformation, according to a new publication by The Lutheran World Federation (LWF) member churches in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC). HIV: Espacio para Cambiar, Spanish for HIV: Space for Change is the title of the handbook, which. The World Council of Churches has member churches representing a wide diversity of church traditions in more than countries throughout the world. Of the WCC member churches, more than one-quarter are based in Africa (27%), nearly one-quarter are based in Europe (23%) and one-fifth are in Asia (21%).File Size: 1MB.


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